FantasySP / MLB / Eric Hosmer FantasySP / MLB / Eric Hosmer Copyright 2018 5199589 <![CDATA[Myers enjoying opportunity to play 1B again]]> Wil Myers spent the entirety of the last two seasons anchoring first base in San Diego. But from the moment Eric Hosmer signed his franchise-record eight-year deal in February, Myers hadn't taken a single grounder there. Until Wednesday morning, that is.]]> 5199589 Wed, 25 Apr 2018 14:56:01 EDT <![CDATA[Padres place Eric Hosmer on family medical leave]]> Eric Hosmer on the family medical leave list. The Padres hope to have him back in the lineup Friday, manager Andy Green said before Tuesday's game against the Colorado Rockies. Green said only that Hosmer "had some things he ...]]> 5199042 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 20:56:01 EDT Washington Times <![CDATA[Padres notes: Hosmer, Villanueva out until Friday]]> Eric Hosmer will be out until Friday while attending to a family matter in South Florida. The Padres placed their star first baseman on Family Medical Leave before Tuesday’s game against the Rockies. “He had some things he had to take care of,” manager Andy Green said. “Respecting his privacy and...]]> 5199014 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 20:21:01 EDT San Diego Union Tribune <![CDATA[Expects to return Friday]]> Hosmer (personal) is expected to rejoin the Padres on Friday, Kevin Acee of The San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

Hosmer was placed on the family medical leave list Tuesday, but he's expected to return prior to the team's series opener against the Mets on Friday, which is when he's first eligible. In the meantime, Chase Headley and Wil Myers are both options to fill in for him at first base.

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<![CDATA[Hosmer placed on family medical leave list]]> Eric Hosmer on the Family Medical Leave List and selected the contract of left-handed pitcher Eric Lauer on Tuesday.]]> 5198942 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:35:02 EDT <![CDATA[Padres Designate Buddy Baumann For Assignment, Select Contract Of Eric Lauer]]> Buddy Baumann for assignment in order to open roster space for southpaw Eric Lauer, who’ll start for San Diego in his MLB debut tonight. Additionally, first baseman Eric Hosmer has been placed on the family medical leave list. Baumann, 30, gave the Padres 27 1/3 innings…]]> 5198931 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:28:01 EDT MLBTradeRumors <![CDATA[Placed on family medical leave list]]> Hosmer was placed on the family medical leave list Tuesday.

With the Padres having Thursday off, Hosmer will be eligible to return Friday against the Mets, although he could remain away from the team for additional time if needed. To replace Hosmer's spot on the roster, Eric Lauer's contract was selected from Triple-A El Paso.

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<![CDATA[Padres placed 1B Eric Hosmer on the family medical emergency]]> Eric Hosmer on the family medical emergency list. He should only be away from the club for a couple of days. Hosmer is batting 259/. [...]]]> 5198887 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 17:42:06 EDT <![CDATA[Hosmer reaches base six times, steals base]]> Eric Hosmer went 2-for-2 with two runs, four walks and a steal Monday against the Rockies.

Spin: Hosmer reached base in all six of his plate appearances during San Diego's 13-5 victory via a pair of singles and four walks. He also picked up his first steal of the season. The multi-hit effort snaps Hosmer out of a 3-for-32 slump dating back to his last multi-hit performance on April 11. He's still searching for his power stroke as well, with just two homers and four RBIs through his first 22 games.]]> 5198423 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 0:35:22 EDT
<![CDATA[Eric Hosmer went 2-for-2 with four walks in a 13-5 crushing]]> Eric Hosmer went 2-for-2 with four walks in a 13-5 crushing of the Rockies on Monday. Hosmer also scored two runs, and he drove in two for good measure. [...]]]> 5198407 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 0:14:17 EDT <![CDATA[Eric Hosmer finished 1-for-5 with a solo home run in Tuesday's]]> Eric Hosmer finished 1-for-5 with a solo home run in Tuesday's game against the Dodgers. Hosmer's homer came off of closer Kenley Jansen, adding to the woes of the Dodgers' closer. [...]]]> 5193813 Wed, 18 Apr 2018 4:35:07 EDT <![CDATA[Hosmer homer sparks 2-run rally vs. Jansen]]> Eric Hosmer to a franchise-record eight-year deal during the offseason, they surely envisioned him hitting majestic home runs into the San Diego night.]]> 5193722 Wed, 18 Apr 2018 1:42:01 EDT Official San Diego Padres <![CDATA[Hosmer back in Padres lineup]]> Eric Hosmer returned to the lineup Monday night after missing two games with lower back tightness.

Spin: Hosmer said the absence was mostly precautionary, given the early stages of the season. He came in batting .288/.364/.821 with a home run in 59 at-bats.]]> 5192794 Tue, 17 Apr 2018 0:28:29 EDT
<![CDATA[Eric Hosmer (back) is back in the Padres' lineup Monday.]]> Eric Hosmer (back) is back in the Padres' lineup Monday. Hosmer missed a couple games with back tightness, but he's ready to roll now. The Padres' prized offseason acquisition is sporting a . [...]]]> 5192511 Mon, 16 Apr 2018 18:49:07 EDT <![CDATA[Rookies Lucchesi, Villanueva lead short-handed Padres to third straight win]]> Eric Hosmer was among the last players to leave the Padres clubhouse late Saturday night. After his team had beaten the San Francisco Giants, Hosmer laughed as he said, “If we’ll win again, I’ll stay out.” Of course, he knew then what the rest of us did not, that he had not just been getting a...]]> 5191817 Sun, 15 Apr 2018 20:35:01 EDT San Diego Union Tribune